In the end it’s still good points, we know the pace is strong.

“In the end it’s still good points, we know the pace is strong.”


Callum Ilott  
14 July 2019

Strong points haul for Sauber Junior Team F2 squad in Britain

The Sauber Junior Team secured another well-deserved batch of points in the FIA Formula 2 Championship Sprint Race at Silverstone on Sunday.

The squad’s two rookie drivers displayed competitive pace at the fast and flowing British circuit, which has hosted international motorsport for more than 70 years.

Ferrari Driver Academy member Callum Ilott started the 21-lap Sprint Race from pole position after taking P8 during Saturday’s Feature Race. But a slow getaway from the line cost the Briton crucial time.

In a determined fightback, Ilott challenged title leader Nyck de Vries for the final place on the podium before taking the chequered flag in P4 in front of his home fans.

Alfa Romeo F1 Development Driver Juan Manuel Correa also battled...

In the end it’s still good points, we know the pace is strong.

“In the end it’s still good points, we know the pace is strong.”


Callum Ilott  
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